Cosmetic Compliance
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FAQs Vol. 14 | Guangzhou AMR Answers Questions About Cosmetic Notification and Labeling Requirements Guangzhou Administration for Market Regulation (AMR) released several FAQs to answer questions that companies have encountered in complying with the cosmetic notification and labeling requirements. ChemLinked will keep updating new FAQs. Please stay tuned to get the updates.
Canada Proposes to Require Cosmetics to Label Certain Toxic Substances On Oct. 29, 2022, Canada published the Canada Gazette, Part II, Volume 156, Number 44, including a Notice of Intent on the Labeling of Toxic Substances in Products. According to the notice of intent, the Government of Canada plans to require certain products (including cosmetics) to label the information on substances listed in the List of Toxic Substances (Schedule 1) of CEPA.
Thailand Revises the List of Permitted Sunscreens Used in Cosmetics On November 11, 2022, Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health issued two notices through the 266th issue of the Government Gazette, revising the list of permitted sunscreens used in cosmetics...
South Korea to Issue the Guideline on Reporting Functional Cosmetic South Korea unveiled a notice to solicit public opinion on the new Guideline on Submission of Reporting Functional Cosmetic. The Guideline drafts the procedures to submit the report and the instructions for filling in the report for different situations.
Canada Proposes to Amend Cosmetic Ingredient Use Requirements The main proposed amendments are 1) adding 2 prohibited ingredients; 2) adding 4 restricted ingredients; 3) amending the requirements for 2 prohibited ingredients; 4) amending the requirements for 8 restricted ingredients.
EU to Ban 30 More CMR Substances in Cosmetics from December 2023 On November 17, 2022, EU notified WTO of a draft Commission Regulation which proposed to newly include 30 more CMR substances into the prohibited ingredients list in Regulation (EC) No 1223/2009. The draft is currently open for comments until January 16, 2023, and will officially take effect from December 1, 2023.
Hedy He ChemLinked Regulatory Analyst
Jarius Ji ChemLinked Regulatory Analyst
Lorraine T.S. Li ChemLinked Regulatory Analyst (focusing on South Korea regulatory compliance)
Winnie Xu ChemLinked Regulatory Analyst
Nov 2022
Cosmoprof Asia – Singapore Special Edition Singapore Expo, 1 Expo Drive, Singapore 486150
Nov 2022
in-cosmetics Asia 2022 BITEC, Bangkok, Thailand
Aug 2022